Always do what you are afraid to do.
He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, And he who has one enemy will meet him everywhere.
The hearing ear is always found close to the speaking tongue; and no genius can long or often utter anything which is not invited and gladly entertained by men around him.
The less government we have the better.
Give me health and a day, and I will make the pomp of emperors ridiculous.
It is a lesson which all history teaches wise men, to put trust in ideas, and not in circumstances.
The best efforts of a fine person is felt after we have left their presence.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.